46.2527 Inmate transport between prison and worksite-Carrier duty.
(a) Any person who agrees to transport an inmate between the territorial correctional facility, or any other facility designated as a place of custody, and the inmate’s place of work shall sign a transportation agreement. No rehabilitative release inmate shall be permitted to leave his place of confinement until the transportation agreement has been signed.
(b) A person transporting an inmate as described in subsection (a) shall not drive the inmate to a place other than the place stated in the transportation agreement, nor shall he deviate from the direct route of travel described in the transportation agreement.
(c) A person transporting an inmate as described in subsection (a) shall immediately report to the Territorial Correctional Facility the inmate’s departure from the transportation vehicle between the points described in the transportation agreement.
(d) Violation of subsections (b), (c) and (d) is a violation of section 46.4627, a class D felony.History: 1999, PL 26-5